The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Security Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Security Specialist
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 84 95 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Specialist 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.12% 0.20% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Median salary £60,000 £43,250 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.72% -5.97%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
839 980 1031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 97.33% 96.46% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 699 814 807
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Security Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region that featured Security Specialist in the job title.

Security Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Specialist
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Specialist across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Specialist Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Security Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Security Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Brocade
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Security Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Brocade
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix
1 1 (25.00%) VMware